- Museum number
- Object: I.re Ruine du Chateau de Gesler
View of the ruins of a castle; around it are both coniferous and deciduous trees, and the shadow of a hill behind the trees in the right hand background; in the left hand foreground is a figure dressed in red feeding a goat by hand, and two more goats to the left of him; in the right hand foreground are some cows and sheep reposing on the ground.
Etching and aquatint with hand-colouring.
- Production date
- 1780-1829 (circa)
Height: 183 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 237 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- Mounted onto same piece of backing paper as 1958,0712.1264, which depicts the second ruin of the castle.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- UNDER THE TERMS OF THE BEQUEST, NONE OF THE PRINTS OR DRAWINGS BEQUEATHED BY R. W. LLOYD MAY BE LENT OUTSIDE THE BRITISH MUSEUM (Registration Numbers 1958,0712.318 to 3149).
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 1750